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2014-09-18 12:29:16

Contract Funds 3D Breast Cancer, 3D Brain Cancer Micro-Tumor Development GREENVILLE, S.C., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KIYATEC announced today that it has been awarded a $1.975 million Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II Contract from the National Cancer Institute (NCI), one of the 27 institutes and centers that comprise the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Over the course of the two year award, KIYATEC will expand its 3D breast cancer model to address two...

2014-09-18 12:27:19

Industry Talks, Art Exhibitions, Comedy Shows and More at Five-Day NYC Festival: October 8th - October 12th, 2014 NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the 2014 CBGB Music & Film Festival announces Billy Idol as the keynote speaker during the five-day celebration taking place Wednesday, October 8(th) through Sunday, October 12(th). In addition to an array of concerts and film screenings, music enthusiasts will have the opportunity to attend exclusive industry talks, comedy...

2014-09-18 12:26:31

The Institute of Museums and Library Sciences has awarded funding to The Mütter Museum, La Salle University Art Museum, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the Wagner Free Institute of Science WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-02) announced today that four museums in his Philadelphia district will receive grant awards totaling $524,485 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). The Institute--a federal agency...

2014-09-18 12:23:37

CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As one of the leading global beverage can makers, Rexam is committed to sustainability and raising awareness for the recyclability of aluminum cans. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140918/147019 To help bring this message to its local communities and raise money for charity, the company recently hosted its fourth annual "Cans for Cash" recycling event at its Chicago headquarters. Rexam partnered with United Scrap Metal, a local recycler,...

2014-09-18 12:21:59

Travelers Score Special Offer on Flights,* Free Uber Rides** and a Chance to Party at 35,000 Feet with Sir Richard Branson on the Airline's First Flight into Dallas Love Field - Featuring a Special In-flight Performance by Grammy Award-Winning Country Star, Kacey Musgraves SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America, the California-based airline known for making flying fun again, today announces a co-branded "Share the Love" digital promotion at...

2014-09-18 12:21:10

Grants Will Help Outstanding Children of Company's Employees Pursue Post-Secondary Education ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) announced today that the company has awarded nearly $200,000 in educational grants to exceptional children of its employees through the Con-way Scholarship Program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130523/MM20339LOGO Over the past 20 years, the Con-way Scholarship Program has awarded in excess of $4 million in grants to...

2014-09-18 08:36:45

GET THE SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 4 FOR ZERO DOWN AND $100 BILL CREDIT WITH NEW LINE OF SERVICE ON AT&T NEXT; PREORDERS START TOMORROW AT ATT.COM DALLAS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T(1) announced that you can preorder the new Samsung Galaxy Note(®) 4 at att.com - AT&T's fastest way to order - starting tomorrow, Sept. 19. Shipping for preorders is expected to begin Oct. 14. Full retail sales will be announced at a later date. AT&T was the first to launch the Samsung Note series...

2014-09-18 08:35:25

PHOENIX, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Insiderslab.com revealed the latest insider trading research for Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO), Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA), United States Steel (NYSE:X), and Regions Financial (NYSE:RF). US stock investors can access these reports through the links below, including stock performance, insider trading signals, and visual results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100419/HKM001LOGO (Read full report...

2014-09-18 08:34:31

Get Immediate Expedia +gold or +silver Status with perks at more than 1,400 +VIP Access(TM) hotels on Expedia.com and Earn Rewards Faster NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia and Citi are introducing a new travel cobranded credit card program designed for travelers to earn Expedia+ rewards bonus points faster and redeem for travel rewards on Expedia.com. The program includes two new chip-enabled credit cards, the Expedia+ Card and the Expedia+ Voyager Card from Citi which can be...

2014-09-18 08:33:06

New U.S. Wealth Report reveals wealth in technology and energy-centric cities is on the rise NEW YORK, MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A continued economic recovery, strong equity market performance, rising real estate values, and an "energy renaissance" that pushed U.S. oil production to its highest levels in over 20 years, boosted the population and wealth of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs)(1) in the U.S. to record levels in 2013, according to the U.S. Wealth...


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Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

2012-06-18 02:47:19

Symbol: ECFR Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   ECCRE2 Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. ssp. edulis Hitchc.   ECCRF Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. var. frumentacea (Roxb.) W. Wight   PAFR4 Panicum frumentaceum Roxb., non Salisb. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, CA, DC, IL, KY, MO, NV,...

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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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